June LeMaster McCarty, 86, of Ashland Kentucky passed away on October 14, 1914 at Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital surrounded by her loving family. She was born on March 25, 1925 in Win, Kentucky to the late George and Effie LeMaster.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Joe Kendall McCarty, a daughter Eva June Meenach, a granddaughter, Shonda Lynn Kearns and three brothers, Eustace, Carl, and Gayle LeMaster.
June and her husband brought the first dollar store to Ashland (M & M Dollar Store), managed the Catlettsburg McCarty's Dollar Store, and was the owner of McCarty's Market in Ashland.
She was a member of the East Fork United Baptist Church and previously a member of the Fishtrap United Baptist Church in Johnson County, Kentucky.
She is survived by her sons, Sheran Kendall (Sharon K) of Flatwoods, Ky., Ishmael Neil (Licia) McCarty of Winchester, Ky., Terry Dean (Dot) McCarty of Ashland, Ky., Calvin Dwight (Wendy) McCarty of Nicholasville, Ky., and James Allen "Bo" (Lucinda) McCarty of Grayson, Ky., a daughter Patty Jo (Scott) Sennett of Ashland, Ky., a brother Garner (Shelva Jean) LeMaster, sisters Gwennith Adams, Faye Blair, and Esther Amburgey, seventeen grandchildren and eighteen great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, October 18, 2014 at Steen Funeral Home - 13th Street Chapel, with Elder Dewey McCarty officiating.
Burial followed at Bellefonte Memorial Gardens.
Yvonne Justice, 80, of Ashland, went to be with her Lord Thursday evening, Oct. 16, 2014, in Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland following an extended illness.
Yvonne was born Sept. 1, 1934, in Hitchens, to the late Haskell “Hack” and Elsie Kouns Stidham.
Yvonne was also preceded in death by her husband, Billy Ray Justice, in 1995.
Yvonne retired after 37 years of service as a data processor in the petroleum division of Ashland Oil, Inc. She was a member of Arcoettes and was a faithful member of Fairview Baptist Church.
Survivors include a son, Mark Justice and his wife, Diva, of Ashland; a brother, Buford Stidham of Grayson; two sisters, Patsy Moore of Russell and Donna Huddle of Grayson; a grandson, Adam Justice and his wife, Karla; three grandchildren, Jennifer, Daniela and Erick; along with a host of extended family and friends.
The funeral services were held Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, at Fairview Baptist Church in Westwood by the Rev. Michael Rice. Burial was in Rose Hill Burial Park in Ashland.
Condolences may be left for the family at canifffuneralhome.com.
David Allan Brown, 52, of Raceland, died Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, at his residence.
Mr. Brown was born April 25, 1962, in Ashland, a son of Maxwell Eugene Brown of Raceland and the late June Bernice Endicott Brown. He was also preceded in death by his first wife, Melanie Bowling Brown; and a brother, Kendall Eugene Brown.
He graduated from Raceland High School and was a U.S. Army veteran.
In addition to his father, he is survived by his wife, Shawna Stone Brown; six daughters, Carolyn R. Brown of Ironton, Ohio, Heather Miller of Ashland, Kendra Cantrel of Wheelersburg, Ohio, Odessa Brown and Layla Brown, both of Raceland and Aleigha Brown of Worthington; three sons, Maxwell A. Brown of Russell, Kyle Brown and Isiah Brown, both of Texas; two brothers, Randall Keith Brown of Raceland and Herbert Ralph Brown of Ironton; and three grandchildren, Alexander Brown, Kennedy Cantrel and Acy Gunner Allen.
The funeral services were conducted Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, at Evans Funeral Home in Raceland by Dr. Tom Melvin.
Burial was then conducted in Biggs Hill Cemetery in Carter County.
James C. Duty, 52 of Flatwoods died on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at the Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland.
He was born in Russell, KY on October 15, 1962 to the late Walter Duty, Jr. and Mary O. Thacker-Duty of Flatwoods.
Mr. Duty worked for many years crane operator for Mansbach Metal Co. and served his country honorably in the United States Army.
He also leaves behind a son Joshua James Duty of Flatwoods and his Fiancée Malissa; three brothers Russell Keith Duty and his wife Max; Kenneth Leon Duty and his wife Angie as well as Walter Edward Duty and his wife Mary Alice all of Flatwoods.
Funeral Services was held at Carman Funeral Home in Flatwoods on Monday, October 20, 2014 with words of comfort delivered by Pastor Ricky Mays.
Burial then followed at the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Northeast in Greenup County with military honors at the graveside by the American Legion Post 93 of Kenova, WV.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that contributions be made to the Funeral Home to assist with final expenses.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.carmanfuneral.com
Peggy Ann Wilburn 41, of Warnock KY went to be with the Lord on Thursday, October 16, 2014 at the Hospice Care Center in Ashland KY.
She was born in Portsmouth OH on November 1, 1972 a daughter of Otis Lee & Lillie Mae Rowland Horsley Sr. of Vanceburg KY.
She is survived along with her parents by her husband, David Neil Wilburn; four daughters, Lisa Ann Horsley of Warnock, Jennifer Kelly Roe of Argillite, Kimberly Neace of Garrison and Teresa Renee McGlone of Olive Hill; a son, David Jason Wilburn of Warnock; three brothers, Otis Lee Horsley Jr. of Maysville, Frank Edward Horsley and Johnny Walker Horsley both of Vanceburg and 12 grandchildren.
Graveside funeral services were conducted Saturday, October 18, 2014 at the Wilburn Cemetery in Warnock KY by Brother Floyd Neace.
Online condolences may be made at www.wrightsfuneralhome.com.
Genevieve Jeffrey Cross, 96, of Flatwoods, KY, passed away on Friday, October 17, 2014 at Oakmont Manor in Flatwoods, KY.
Mrs. Cross was born on January 11, 1918, a daughter of the late Elmer and Elizabeth Scott Jeffrey. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Elza Earl Cross.
She is survived by three sons: Gail Cross of Conover, NC, Steve Cross of Comer, GA, and Lewis Cross of Raceland, KY; and a daughter, Sue Kahl of Rock Hill, SC.
A memorial service was scheduled for Sunday, October 26, 2014 at Bailey Family Funeral Home in Flatwoods, KY with Rev. Jason Bailey officiating.